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The 40th Poetry International Festival: 13–20 June in the Rotterdam City Theatre

Ít’s the penultimate day of the festival. Poets are finishing the translations they have been working on this week during the translation workshops: they will be reading these tomorrow at 16.00 hrs  at the Poetry in the Afternoon event. This afternoon, Chinese poets Bei Dao and Yang Lian were in conversation with Maghiel van Crevel, and a little later on PIW Japan domain editor Yasuhiro Yotsumoto will be interviewing Japanese poet Kazuko Shiraishi for the Poetry Talk in the foyer at 19.15 pm.

LIVE STREAMING: Catch these events live on PIW tonight

Martin Mooij presents Bei Dao, Maura Dooley and Kazuko Shiraishi 20.00-21.00 CET
Valzhyna Mort, L.F. Rosen and Luke Davies 21.30-22.30 CET

If you haven’t yet looked at the June issue of PIW, visit www.poetryinternational.org to read poems by all the visiting poets.

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